NTSB’s Preliminary Findings: Air Tanker Hit Tree With Wing Fighting Dog Rock Fire Before Deadly CrashThe National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) say they think a Cal Fire air tanker that crashed while fighting a fire in Yosemite last week may have struck a tree with its wing according to preliminary findings.
Shasta County's 'Bully' Fire Consumes Over 4,000 Acres Since It Began On Friday Hot, windy weather conditions are causing problems for firefighters who are battling a large wildfire in Shasta County.
Cal Fire Says Butts Canyon Fire Contained To 55 Percent; All Road Closures Lifted
Cal Fire Hiring Seasonal Firefighters, Busy Season Expected Cal Fire announced they’re hiring more seasonal firefighters in response to the state having already seen three times as many wild fires this year than normal.
Car Fire Sparks Fast Moving Grass Fire Near Altamont PassTraffic is snarled on eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in the Altamont Pass area because of a grass fire that was sparked by a car crash.
California Firefighting Aircraft Ready To Battle Wildfires Weeks Ahead Of NormalThe early arrival of dangerous fire conditions has prompted state emergency responders to spring into action earlier than usual.
Recent Showers Do Little To Lessen Fears As Fire Season BeginsIn the North Bay, all CalFire stations now have extra staffing and rigs. Homeowners whose property abuts open space should create 100 ft. of defensible space around their property.
Firefighters Take On Livermore Grass FireAccording to Cal Fire officials, firefighters took on a 200-acre grass fire east of Livermore on Tuesday...